United States Health Information Knowledgebase



The following is a list of organizations that are referenced within USHIK. By clicking on a specific organization you will find Data Collections associated with this organization, as well as contact and website information if available.

Abbreviation Organization Name Web Address
AHCTAccess Health CTAccess Health CT
ASC X12Accredited Standards Committee X12Accredited Standards Committee X12 Exit Disclaimer [www.x12.org]
AHRQAgency for Healthcare Research and QualityAgency for Healthcare Research and Quality
APCD CouncilAll-Payer Claims Database CouncilAll-Payer Claims Database Council Exit Disclaimer [www.apcdcouncil.org]
ADAAmerican Dental AssociationAmerican Dental Association Exit Disclaimer [www.ada.org]
AHICAmerican Health Informatics CommunityAmerican Health Informatics Community Exit Disclaimer [tbd]
ASTMAmerican Society for Testing and MaterialsAmerican Society for Testing and Materials Exit Disclaimer [www.astm.org]
APCDAPCD CouncilAPCD Council Exit Disclaimer [apcdcouncil.org]
NHIMAustralian Institute of Health and WelfareAustralian Institute of Health and Welfare
CARECARE ProjectCARE Project
CIVHCCenter for Improving Value in Health Care
CDCCenters for Disease Control and PreventionCenters for Disease Control and Prevention
CMSCenters for Medicare & Medicaid ServicesCenters for Medicare & Medicaid Services
CQIPCollaborative Quality Improvement PartnershipCollaborative Quality Improvement Partnership
CHIConsolidated Health InformaticsConsolidated Health Informatics
CETCConsumer Empowerment Technical CommitteeConsumer Empowerment Technical Committee Email [info@hitsp.org]
DFADHPDepartment of Finance and Administration, Division of Health Planning
DHCFPDivision of Health Care Finance and PolicyDivision of Health Care Finance and Policy
EPAEnvironmental Protection Agency (Inc)Environmental Protection Agency (Inc)
FDAFood and Drug AdministrationFood and Drug Administration
FHSCFoundations Harmonization SubCommitteeFoundations Harmonization SubCommittee Email [sshp@dodgit.com]
GCPRGovernment Computer-based Patient RecordGovernment Computer-based Patient Record
HAHealth AffairsHealth Affairs Exit Disclaimer [www.ha.osd.mil]
HITSPHealth Information Technology Standards PanelHealth Information Technology Standards Panel Email [info@hitsp.org]
HL7Health Level Seven InternationalHealth Level Seven International Exit Disclaimer [www.hl7.org]
MHDOMaine Health Data OrganizationMaine Health Data Organization
MHCCMaryland Health Care CommissionMaryland Health Care Commission
MCHIAMassachusetts Center for Health Information and Analysis
MUMMMeaningful Use Measures and MetadataMeaningful Use Measures and Metadata Email [null@mumm.net]
IEEE-1073Medical Device Communications Industry GroupMedical Device Communications Industry Group Exit Disclaimer [www.ieee1073.org]
MDHMinnesota Department of Health
MNDHMinnesota Department of HealthMinnesota Department of Health Exit Disclaimer [www.health.state.mn.us]
NCHS/CDCNational Center for Health Statistics/Centers for Disease Control and PreventionNational Center for Health Statistics/Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
NCPDPNational Council for Prescription Drug ProgramsNational Council for Prescription Drug Programs Exit Disclaimer [www.ncpdp.org]
NDCDNational Drug Code DirectoryNational Drug Code Directory
NEMANational Electrical Manufacturers AssociationNational Electrical Manufacturers Association Exit Disclaimer [medical.nema.org]
NLMNational Library of MedicineNational Library of Medicine
NHNew HampshireNew Hampshire Exit Disclaimer [NHCHIS.ORG]
NHCHISNew Hampshire Comprehensive Health Care Information System
OASIS EMTCOASIS Emergency Management Technical CommitteeOASIS Emergency Management Technical Committee Exit Disclaimer [www.oasis-open.org]
OHPROffice for Oregon Health Policy and Research
OCSQOffice of Clinical Standards and QualityOffice of Clinical Standards and Quality
OHPROregon Health Policy and ResearchOregon Health Policy and Research
PSOPPCPatient Safety Organization Privacy Protection CenterPatient Safety Organization Privacy Protection Center
PHC4Pennsylvania Health Care Cost Containment Council
PPTCPopulation Perspective Technical CommitteePopulation Perspective Technical Committee Exit Disclaimer [www.hitsp.org]
PHDSCPublic Health Data Standards ConsortiumPublic Health Data Standards Consortium Exit Disclaimer [www.phdsc.org]
RIRegenstrief Institute, IncRegenstrief Institute, Inc Exit Disclaimer [www.regenstrief.org]
RIDoHRhode Island Department of HealthRhode Island Department of Health
S&IS&I FrameworkS&I Framework Exit Disclaimer [wiki.siframework.org]
SabacareSabacare, Inc.Sabacare, Inc. Exit Disclaimer [www.sabacare.com]
BISHCAState of Vermont Department of Banking, Insurance, Securities & Health Care AdministrationState of Vermont Department of Banking, Insurance, Securities & Health Care Administration Exit Disclaimer [www.bishca.state.vt.us]
UWMUniversity of Wisconsin-MilwaukeeUniversity of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Email [kravvaz@uwm.edu]
UDH - OHCSUtah Department of Health, Office of Health Care StatisticsUtah Department of Health, Office of Health Care Statistics Exit Disclaimer []
VHCURESVermont Department of Financial Regulation
VA/VHAVeterans Affairs, Department ofVeterans Affairs, Department of
VHIVirginia Health Information under the authority of the Virginia Department of HealthVirginia Health Information under the authority of the Virginia Department of Health Exit Disclaimer [vhi.org]
WPCWashington Publishing CompanyWashington Publishing Company Exit Disclaimer [www.wpc-edi.com]
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